Latest Poultry farming Stories

2011-05-31 21:07:47

If you think that you're using humanely produced eggs for your omelets or deviled eggs, think again.

2011-05-02 14:04:00

United Poultry Concerns Draws Attention to the Plight and Delight of Chickens MACHIPONGO, Va., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- International Respect for Chickens Day is an annual project of United Poultry Concerns dedicated to celebrating the beauty of chickens and protesting the misery of their lives in farming operations.

2011-04-15 11:46:00

ALPHARETTA, Ga., April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the economy makes a sluggish recovery, American families continue to find themselves struggling with food insecurity.

2011-04-14 07:30:00

WEIFANG, China, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Yuhe International, Inc.

2011-04-12 18:16:00

OLYMPIA, Wash., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Humane Association officials are hailing Monday's ground-breaking vote in the Washington state House of Representatives approving Senate Bill 5487 - a historic piece of legislation that will significantly improve animal welfare in commercial egg-laying chicken operations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101108/DC97343LOGO) Passage of this significant legislation will create the nation's most rigorous program, based...

2011-04-11 11:23:00

NEW YORK, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bion Environmental Technologies (OTC BB and OTCQB: BNET) announced today that it believes its partnership with Kreider Farms in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is an example of how agriculture will be a leader in helping solve the nation's environmental challenges.

2011-04-05 18:24:00

SNOQUALAMIE, Wash., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As a result of a unanimous vote, the Washington State Veterinary Medical Association does not support passage of Initiative-1130 should it make the November ballot. Instead, the WSVMA previously stated its support for passage of Senate Bill (SB) 5487.

2011-03-24 12:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Minn., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Once Innovations (ONCE) acknowledged it has received confirmation that the Energy Office of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC) has discontinued its LED Poultry Lighting Program.

2011-03-16 07:55:00

Its head looks like a turkey's, its body resembles a chicken's – now scientists can explain why one of the poultry world's most curious specimens has developed such a distinctive look.

2011-03-09 14:55:00

A study has gained new insight into the minds of domestic hens, discovering, for the first time, that domestic hens show a clear physiological and behavioral response when their chicks are mildly distressed.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.